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Translation of cenar in English:

intransitive verb

  • to have dinner
    to have supper
    (en algunas regiones del Reino Unido) to have tea
    nos han invitado a cenar
    they've invited us for or to dinner
    el Presidente cenó con la Reina
    the President dined or had dinner with the Queen
    salimos a cenar
    we went out for dinner
    we ate out
    generalmente cenan a las ocho
    they usually eat at eight o'clock
    they usually have dinner at eight o'clock
    they usually have supper at eight o'clock
    they usually have tea at eight o'clock (British)
    nos dieron muy bien de cenar
    they gave us a great meal
    they fed us very well [colloquial]

transitive verb

  • solo cenó una tortilla
    he only had an omelet for dinner or supper
Example sentences
  • Venían por la noche y nos daban de cenar y nos contaban.
  • Una noche me invitó a cenar en su departamento.
  • Luego, el alcalde nos invitó a cenar comida típica.
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